[robotics-worldwide] CfP for International Journal of Social Robotics

Int. J. Soc. Rob. elebox10 at nus.edu.sg
Thu Oct 14 07:20:10 PDT 2010

CALL FOR PAPER: International Journal of Social Robotics 

Springer http://www.editorialmanager.com/soro/   

Dear Authors,

You are cordially invited to submit your original research and discoveries
on scientific, technological and philosophical advances in social robots,
and their interactions and communications with humans, especially innovative
ideas and concepts, new discoveries and improvements, as well as novel
applications on the latest fundamental advances in the core technologies
that form the backbone of Social Robotics, distinguished developmental
projects, as well as seminal works in aesthetic design, ethics and
philosophy, studies on social impact and influence pertaining to, and its
interaction and communication with human beings and its social impact on our

Topics of interest for the scientific papers and letters include but are not
limited to:
- Affective and cognitive sciences for socially interactive robots
- Context awareness, expectation and intention understanding
- Design philosophies and socially appealing design methodologies
- Biomechatronics, neuro-robotics, and biomedical robotics
- Human factors and ergonomics in human-robot interactions
- Intelligent control and artificial intelligence for Social Robotics
- Knowledge representation, information acquisition, and decision making
- Learning, adaptation and evolution of intelligence
- Interaction and collaboration between robots, humans and environments
- Multimodal sensor fusion and communication
- Robot-ethics in human society
- Interactive robotic arts
- Social acceptance and impact in the society
- Compliance, safety and compatibility in the design of social robots
"living" with humans
- Software architecture and development tools
- Human-robot interaction and robot-robot interaction
- Models of human and animal social behaviour as applied to robots
- Applications in education, entertainment, gaming, and healthcare.
The Editorial Board is committed to speedy review, fast publication, and
high scientific impact.    

For more information, please visit:

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Aims and Scope:
http://www.springer.com/engineering/journal/12369 (Click “Aims and scope”
item on the right column)

Yours sincerely,
Shuzhi Sam Ge, Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Social Robotics,
Maja Mataric, Co-Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Social Robotics,
Professor Shuzhi Sam GE, FIEEE, PhD, DIC, BSc, PEng   
Director, Social Robotics Lab, Interactive Digital Media Institute, and
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
The National University of Singapore, Singapore 117576
Tel: +65 6516 6821, Fax: +65 6779 1103, e-mail: samge at nus.edu.sg
Professor Maja Mataric, FAAAS, PhD, S.M., B.S.
Director, Centre for Robotics and Embedded Systems (CRES), and
Computer Science Department & Neuroscience Program
University of Southern California
Tel: +1 213 740-1169, Fax: +1 213 821-5696, e-mail: mataric at usc.edu

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